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Chiefs top Cardinals; Hill pulls wild, celebratory stunt

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Patrick Mahomes will always have some special TV footage of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrating his record-setting touchdown pass in a win over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. That’s because Tyreek Hill was the one recording it. Mahomes threw for 249 yards with two TD ...

Kansas soccer edges Saint Louis in double overtime

With all hands on deck by both the Jayhawks on the field and their support staff, Kansas advanced to the second round of the NCAA tournament with a 2-1 double overtime win over Saint Louis Friday night at Rock Chalk Park. After a fearful corner kick by Saint Louis that hit the crossbar, Kansas ...

KU soccer set for rematch with Saint Louis in NCAA tournament

The Kansas women’s soccer team waited for a long time Monday afternoon. After failing to secure a Big 12 championship following a first-round loss to Texas in the conference tournament, Kansas (RPI No. 22) was a team in search of one of 33 at-large bids. After waiting through a commercial ...

KU golf climbs up leaderboard in Hawaii

The University of Kansas men's golf team entered Saturday's second round of the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic tied for 18th in the 20-team field. The Jayhawks then shot 6 under in their second round, which resulted in a nine-spot jump in the standings, as they are tied for ninth place heading ...

Area roundup: Tonganoxie falls to Paola in regional final

PAOLA – After breaking the postgame meeting with a circle of jumping jacks, senior Korbin Riedel gave a big hug to his quarterback, senior Hayden Robbins. Decorated with a swollen ear, a cut on his forehead and a bloodstained, torn-up jersey, Riedel finished the final game of his high school ...

Prentice named assistant athletics director at KU

Three months after his first day on the job, University of Kansas Athletic Director Jeff Long has announced another hire. Terry Prentice, who is currently director of development at the Razorback Foundation at the University of Arkansas, has been named assistant athletics director for major ...

Jayhawks place 6th at Trinity Forest Invitational

A pair of players finished in the top-20 as the University of Kansas golf team concluded the final event of the fall at the Trinity Forest Invitational. As a team, Kansas shot a 901 (+37) over three rounds and shot a 302 (+14) on Tuesday to close out the tournament, which was good enough to ...

Preps notebook: Baldwin soccer eliminated in quarterfinals on penalty kicks

If the match had not gone to penalty kicks, Baldwin head coach Matthew McCune believes the game would still be going on. After 110 minutes of scoreless action, which featured four different overtimes, the quarterfinals match between Baldwin and Kansas City Christian Academy turned to penalty ...

KU golf tied for 6th after day one of Trinity Forest Invitational

The University of Kansas women's golf team began play for the final time this fall, at day one of the Trinity Forest Invitational at the Trinity Forest Golf Club on Monday. The Jayhawks are tied for sixth with a 599 (+23), while Illinois lead the 12-team field with a 573 (-3) after two ...

Red Sox beat Dodgers, 5-1, in Game 5 to win World Series title

Los Angeles (AP) — Chris Sale’s final pitch for this Boston juggernaut triggered a celebration on the Dodger Stadium infield, among thousands of fans who made their way to California — and even outside Fenway Park back home. The quest is complete. Yes, these 2018 Red Sox really are that ...

Thompson ties for 45th place in PGA event

Chris Thompson, of Lawrence, shot 2-under-par 70 for the third consecutive day to finish the Sanderson Farms Championship in a tie for 45th place at 5 under. Thompson, 42, earned $12,883 and finished 16 strokes behind winner Cameron Champ, 23, a fellow PGA Tour rookie.

Chiefs complete season sweep of Broncos with 30-23 victory

Kansas City, Mo. — Patrick Mahomes had another 300-yard passing day with four touchdowns. Kareem Hunt had another hurdling, tackle-breaking touchdown that gave the Chiefs a lead they’d never surrender. Travis Kelce and Sammy Watkins produced huge games, too, as the high-powered Kansas City ...

KU soccer falls to Texas on penalty kicks

KANSAS CITY, MO – Unlike other freshmen at Kansas, Sarah Peters is familiar with playing on Children’s Mercy Victory Field. Peters played in her high school state final for Lee’s Summit North less than a year before Sunday. Coincidentally, North sat just over 11 miles away from the goal ...

KU stuns No. 13 West Virginia in overtime

Katie McClure's golden goal in the eighth minute of overtime closed out the regular season on a high note as the University of Kansas women's soccer team upset No. 13 West Virginia, 1-0, Thursday night inside Dick Dlesk Stadium. Kansas ended the regular-season at 11-5-2 and 5-4-0 in league ...

Mahomes torches Bengals for 4 TDs in 45-10 win

Kansas City, Mo. — One of the few things Patrick Mahomes hadn’t done in his young career was bounce back from a loss. He made that look just as easy as Mahomes does everything else. The Chiefs’ young record-setting quarterback threw for 358 yards and four touchdowns Sunday night, Kareem ...

KU soccer surrenders early lead in loss at Baylor

A trio of second-half goals proved too much to overcome for the University of Kansas soccer team as the No. 13 Baylor Bears topped the Jayhawks 3-1 Sunday afternoon at Betty Lou Mays Field. Senior Grace Hagan put Kansas on top in the 33rd minute with her seventh goal of the year. However, ...

KU volleyball falls to Iowa State

The Kansas volleyball team suffered its second straight loss Saturday afternoon at Horejsi Family Athletics Center when Iowa State took the match in straight sets (25-16, 25-23, 25-16) during a clash between conference foes. Kansas (13-6, 6-2 Big 12) was forced to alter its game plan early ...

Chiefs waive McQuay, sign Allen to help offensive line

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Chiefs waived safety Leon McQuay and signed offensive lineman Jeff Allen on Tuesday, giving them some additional depth up front after recent injuries to Laurent Duvernay-Tardif and Mitch Morse. Duvernay-Tardif, the starter at right guard, broke a bone in his left leg ...

Long promotes former HR director

The director of human resources for Kansas Athletics since 2009, Frank Reeb was promoted to assistant athletics director, human resources, KU’s first-year athletic director, Jeff Long, announced Monday. Reeb supervises a staff of seven human resources, payroll and administrative ...

Brady, Patriots top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win

Foxborough, Mass. — Stephen Gostkowski hit a 28-yard field goal as time expired, and the New England Patriots beat the Kansas City Chiefs 43-40 on Sunday night after blowing a big halftime lead. Tom Brady passed for 340 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score in his 200th victory as ...